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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 75-78

Two narrow implants replacing a mandibular right first molar: A case study


1 Department of Prosthetics and Implantologist, Private Practice, Ahmedabad, India
2 Department of Orthodontics, Private Practice, Ahmedabad, India
3 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, GDCH, Ahmedabad, India

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DOI: 10.4103/0974-6781.202153

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The most frequent single molar to be replaced is the first mandibular molar because this tooth is lost first. Implantation in the posterior area is a predictable procedure over time. The low rate of complications in addition to the high long.term success rate makes implant restoration a reliable solution to treat posterior partial edentulism. The use of two implants to replace a single molar seems a logical treatment solution. The following case deals with the replacement of the lower right first molar having a previously failed root canal treatment with two narrow implants of diameter 3.5. mm and height 10. mm. Replacing a single missing molar with two narrow dental implants serves as a viable treatment option providing good and predictable long.term results.


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